System Requirements

ETAP 16 Requirements

Operating System (64-bit)

  • Microsoft Windows® 10 Pro
  • Microsoft Windows® 8 & 8.1 (Standard, Professional)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 (Home Premium, Professional, Ultimate) (SP1)
  • Microsoft® Server 2012 & 2012 R2 (Standard)
  • Microsoft Server 2008 R2 (Standard) (SP1)

Other Software Requirements

  • Internet Explorer® 10 or higher (or minimum version level specified by the Operating System)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework v3.5 (SP1)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework v4.0
  • Microsoft .NET Framework v4.5
  • Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5 (SP2)
  • Microsoft Windows Update (KB2670838)
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express LocalDB (x64)
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client (x64)
  • Microsoft SQL Management Studio 2012 (x64)

PC Configuration Requirements

  • 64-bit hardware
  • USB port
  • Ethernet port with network access (if network licensing required)
  • DVD drive, 10 to 80 GB hard disk space (based on project size, number of buses)
  • 19” monitors recommended (dual monitors highly recommended)
  • Recommended display resolution - 1920x1080
  • Recommended display font size - 100%-125%

Recommended Hardware

100 Bus Projects

  • Intel Core i5 or better – 2.0 GHz or better (or equivalent)
  • 4 GB RAM

500 Bus Projects

  • Intel Core i5 or better – 2.0 GHz or better (or equivalent)
  • 8 GB RAM

1000 Bus Projects

  • Intel Core i5 or better – 3.0 GHz with Hyper-Threading & high speed bus (or equivalent)
  • 16 GB RAM (high speed)

10,000 Bus Projects and Higher

  • Intel Core i7 or better – 3.0 GHz with Hyper-Threading & high speed bus (or equivalent)
  • 32 GB RAM (high speed)